Form 8.3 - SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED

LONDON--()--

FORM 8.3

PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY

A PERSON WITH INTERESTS IN RELEVANT SECURITIES REPRESENTING 1% OR MORE

Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Code (the “Code”)

1. KEY INFORMATION

(a)   Full name of discloser:   BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED
     
(b) Owner or controller of interest and short
  positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):  
(c) Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose SIBANYE GOLD LIMITED
  relevant securities this form relates:  
(d) If an exempt fund manager connected with an
offeror/offeree, state this and specify identity of
  offeror/offeree:  
(e) Date position held/dealing undertaken: 06 February 2018
(f) In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making YES:
disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer? LONMIN PLC

2. POSITIONS OF THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

If there are positions or rights to subscribe to disclose in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 2(a) or (b) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security.

(a) Interests and short positions in the relevant securities of the offeror or offeree to which the disclosure relates following the dealing (if any)

Class of relevant security:   ORD
  Interests   Short Positions
    Number   (%) Number   (%)
(1) Relevant securities owned
and/or controlled: 46,630,565 2.15% 56,831,442 2.62%
           
(2) Cash-settled derivatives:
13,277,790 0.61% 15,305 0.00%
           
(3) Stock-settled derivatives (including options)
and agreements to purchase/sell: 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
           
 
TOTAL: 59,908,355 2.76% 56,846,747 2.62%

All interests and all short positions should be disclosed.

Details of any open stock-settled derivative positions (including traded options), or agreements to purchase or sell relevant securities, should be given on a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions).

(b) Rights to subscribe for new securities (including directors’ and other employee options)

Class of relevant security in relation to which subscription right exists:  
Details, including nature of the rights concerned and relevant percentages:  

3. DEALINGS (IF ANY) BY THE PERSON MAKING THE DISCLOSURE

Where there have been dealings in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 3(a), (b), (c) or (d) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security dealt in.

The currency of all prices and other monetary amounts should be stated.

(a) Purchases and sales

Class of relevant   Purchase/sale   Number of   Price per unit
security   securities  
ORD Purchase 828 12.7100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 1,431 13.1100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 3,738 13.0100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,673 12.9600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 4,678 12.8500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 5,110 12.9200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 6,630 12.9400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 7,328 12.9300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,739 13.1000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 9,905 12.9500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,013 12.9800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 10,586 12.7300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 11,607 13.0800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 16,786 13.0300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 18,358 12.9100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 22,839 12.9700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 27,486 13.0900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,248 13.0400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,317 13.0200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 31,979 13.0600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 34,398 12.8400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 36,176 12.8100 ZAR
ORD Purchase 37,940 12.8300 ZAR
ORD Purchase 41,783 12.8800 ZAR
ORD Purchase 43,615 12.7500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 44,579 13.0500 ZAR
ORD Purchase 46,984 12.8600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 47,830 12.9900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 48,823 12.8200 ZAR
ORD Purchase 50,602 12.8700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 60,718 12.7400 ZAR
ORD Purchase 78,257 13.0000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 84,495 13.0700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 86,202 12.7600 ZAR
ORD Purchase 88,502 12.7700 ZAR
ORD Purchase 123,038 12.7900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 142,941 12.8000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 148,232 12.8900 ZAR
ORD Purchase 152,103 12.9000 ZAR
ORD Purchase 343,424 12.7800 ZAR
ORD Sale 53 12.8300 ZAR
ORD Sale 210 13.0500 ZAR
ORD Sale 299 13.4300 ZAR
ORD Sale 575 13.2100 ZAR
ORD Sale 763 13.3900 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,200 13.2200 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,272 13.1600 ZAR
ORD Sale 1,811 12.8400 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,175 12.7500 ZAR
ORD Sale 3,918 12.8700 ZAR
ORD Sale 5,000 13.1200 ZAR
ORD Sale 6,881 12.8000 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,253 13.2600 ZAR
ORD Sale 7,703 12.8600 ZAR
ORD Sale 19,369 12.7400 ZAR
ORD Sale 25,497 13.1500 ZAR
ORD Sale 32,028 12.7900 ZAR
ORD Sale 33,229 12.7600 ZAR
ORD Sale 33,435 13.1613 ZAR
ORD Sale 40,756 13.3800 ZAR
ORD Sale 55,842 12.8530 ZAR
ORD Sale 57,019 12.7700 ZAR
ORD Sale 133,940 12.8143 ZAR
ORD Sale 760,000 13.0400 ZAR
ORD Sale 2,049,914 12.7800 ZAR

(b) Cash-settled derivative transactions

Class of relevant security   Product description

e.g. CFD

  Nature of dealing

e.g. opening/closing a long/short position, increasing/reducing a long/short position

  Number of reference securities   Price per unit

(c) Stock-settled derivative transactions (including options)

(i) Writing, selling, purchasing or varying

Class of relevant security   Product description e.g. call option   Writing, purchasing, selling, varying etc.   Number of securities to which option relates   Exercise price per unit   Type

e.g. American, European etc.

  Expiry date   Option money paid/ received per unit

(ii) Exercise

Class of relevant security   Product description

e.g. call option

  Exercising/ exercised against   Number of securities   Exercise price per unit

(d) Other dealings (including subscribing for new securities)

Class of relevant security   Nature of dealing

e.g. subscription, conversion

  Details   Price per unit (if applicable)

4. OTHER INFORMATION

(a) Indemnity and other dealing arrangements

Details of any indemnity or option arrangement, or any agreement or understanding, formal or informal, relating to relevant securities which may be an inducement to deal or refrain from dealing entered into by the person making the disclosure and any party to the offer or any person acting in concert with a party to the offer:

Irrevocable commitments and letters of intent should not be included. If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

None

(b) Agreements, arrangements or understandings relating to options or derivatives

Details of any agreement, arrangement or understanding, formal or informal, between the person making the disclosure and any other person relating to:

(i) the voting rights of any relevant securities under any option; or

(ii) the voting rights or future acquisition or disposal of any relevant securities to which any derivative is referenced:

If there are no such agreements, arrangements or understandings, state “none”

None

(c) Attachments

Is a Supplemental Form 8 (Open Positions) attached?   NO
Date of disclosure: 7 Feb 2018
Contact name: Elise Tang
Telephone number: 0207 1163 001

Public disclosures under Rule 8 of the Code must be made to a Regulatory Information Service.

The Panel’s Market Surveillance Unit is available for consultation in relation to the Code’s disclosure requirements on +44 (0)20 7638 0129.

The Code can be viewed on the Panel’s website at www.thetakeoverpanel.org.uk.

Short Name: BARCLAYS PLC
Category Code: RET
Sequence Number: 640852
Time of Receipt (offset from UTC): 20180207T144238+0000

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED

Contacts

BARCLAYS AFRICA GROUP LIMITED